yes,all the woman in the novel has been thru some kind of grief behind a man
-frieda,mr. henry molest her
-pecola,her father rapes her
pauline breedlove,cholly beats her
the 3 "whores",they are prostitutes but hate men very much
mrs. macteer,sings blues on how men leave their woman
della jones,goes senile after mr. henry leaves her
claudia,no man will touch her...